Played Graham in "The Local Stigmatic" by Heathcote Williams
(Actors' Playhouse, New York City, November 1969).
5' 7" (1.70 m)
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(1979, on his beginning as an actor at the High School of Performing Arts) I was never very happy with performing; it didn't turn me on much. If I made a catch at third base, I'd do a double somersault and sprawl out on the ground. I was acting-overacting. They taught Stanislavsky at Performing Arts. That whole thing about the Method and serious acting, having to feel it, I thought it was crazy. ...
He and Jamie Foxx
are two out of the only three actors to be nominated for an Academy Award for both Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor in the same year. (Barry Fitzgerald
did it first in 1945) Pacino was nominated in 1993 for Scent of a Woman
(1992) and Glengarry Glen Ross
(1992) / Foxx in 2005 for Ray
(2004) and Collateral
(2004). Both men won the Best Actor award, and they both played blind ...
Volcanic tirade, smoke-burnished voice